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Colombia, Peru, Brazil - Pearls of South America

(18 Days)

Bogotá | Cartagena | Lima | Iquitos | Cusco | Sacred Valley | Iguassú | Rio de Janeiro

Day Routing
01 Mon Bogotá

Arrival in Bogotá and transfer to the hotel.

02 Tue Bogotá - Cartagena

City tour in Bogotá including visit of the famous Gold Museum. Transfer to the airport and flight to the colonial city of Cartagena. Transfer to the hotel.

03 Wed Cartagena

City tour in Cartagena and visit of the famous fortress of San Felipe and the La Popa monastery. Walking tour through the beautiful colonial city centre.

04 Thu Cartagena - Lima

Flight to Lima and transfer to the hotel.

05 Fri Lima

Visit of the Huaca Pucllana site and lunch at the restaurant next to it. In the afternoon city tour to the colonial part with visit of the Cathedral and the Larco Herrera Museum. Dinner at the museum´s restaurant.

06 Sat Lima - Iquitos

Flight to Iquitos in the Northern Amazon region and    transfer to Nauta; Embarkation on board the M/V Aria for a 3 night Amazon luxury expedition. Overnight in Design cabins on the 1st deck, incl. private bathroom & full board.

07-08 Sun M/V Aria Cruise

Full day excursion program by canoe and by walking; full board and overnight on board.

09 Tue Iquitos - Lima

Morning excursion and lunch on board; Navigation toNauta and transfer onto Iquitos. Return flight to Lima, transfer to the hotel.

10 Wed Lima - Cusco - Sacred Valley

Flight to Cusco; City tour in Cusco including the Cathedral, Korikancha temple and the historical centre. Visit of the ruins around Cusco. Transfer to the Sacred Valley.

11 Thu Sacred Valley

Full day excursion to the famous handicraft market in Pisac and the ruins of Ollantaytambo.

12 Fri Machu Picchu - Cusco

Full day visit of Machu Picchu including lunch. Train-ride by   Vistadome train. Optional train-ride by luxury Belmond Hiram Bingham train with catering and entertainment. Guided visit of the ruin site. Return to Cusco.

13 Sat Cusco

Free day to explore the beautiful city of Cusco. Dinner at the MAP Café located inside Cusco´s Pre-Columbian Art Museum.

14 Sun Cusco - Lima - Iguassú

Flight via Lima to Iguassú and transfer to the hotel on Brazilian side of the falls.

15 Mon Iguassú

Full day visit the Brasilian and Argentinian side of the amazing waterfalls of Iguassu.

16 Tue Iguassú - Rio de Janeiro

Flight to Rio de Janeiro and transfer to the hotel.

17 Wed Rio de Janeiro

City tour with visit of the Botanical Garden, Santa Teresa and Sugar Loaf Mountain. Churrasco dinner.

18 Rio de Janeiro

Visit of the Corcovado Christ statue. Transfer to the airport and return flight, or individual extension in Buzios or Salvador da Bahia.